Dr. Guy received his Master’s in English from Clemson University and his PHD in composition literature from Louisiana University. He specializes in theory and criticism and teaches both graduate and undergraduate classes. He taught at technical schools and community colleges in South Carolina and Baton Rouge, Louisiana. While in graduate school, Dr. Guy wrote as a sports writer for Louisiana Football Magazine. His dissertation for his doctorate focused on Levinas. He is currently collaborating with Dr. Beech (rhetoric professor) on the topic of rural in reality TV shows. He was one of two professors at UTC to receive the University of Tennessee National Alumni Award. Outside of class, Dr. Guy is an outdoorsman and gearhead. He has a 1956 vintage scooter (motorcycle), a 1967 corvette, and a 1966 Ford Galaxie. He is also certified in welding, performance training, and engine building.